The board of the Directors Guild of America, continuing its accelerated approach to handling contracts, has unanimously endorsed last week's tentative three-year deal and will seek ratification on a…
The Boston Society of Film Critics has chosen "Mulholland Drive" for best picture and David Lynch for best director.
Universal Worldwide Television has secured a rare three runs in both of the nation's top two markets for its syndicated relationship strip "Blind Date," now in its third season.
Jim Caparro, the man who helped build the Island Def Jam Music Group into the third-biggest record label in the U.S. through aggressive consolidation and savvy A&R, has decided to resign his post as…
The National Basketball Assn. is about to make TV history by committing the bulk of its nationally distributed games over the next four years to the cable networks ESPN, TNT and a new digital channel…
Italian TV giant Mediaset looks poised to acquire 9% of Telecinco from Germany's Kirch Group, which holds a 25% stake in the Spanish broadcaster.
Winstar Television and Video, the entertainment arm of media company Winstar Communications, has been purchased by a group of private investors and renamed Wellspring Media.
Exhibs overseas were on a high last week and hoping to go even higher: They are thrilled with "Harry Potter's" meteoric performance in 37 countries and are eagerly anticipating "The Lord of the…
Shares of media giants Disney and Fox Entertainment took a tumble in Friday's markets after closely watched Merrill Lynch media guru Jessica Reif Cohen trimmed her earnings estimates on both…
David Arquette, Tim Blake Nelson and Emily Mortimer are starring in "A Foreign Affair," a dark comedy based on the "romance tours" designed to pair lonely American men with beautiful Russian women…
Syndicated entertainment magazine show "Latin Access" has a new distributor, Mansfield Television Distribution, for its Jan. 7 bow on NBC.